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Experts At Naad

Dr. Hrishikesh Ashok

BAMS, MS (Ayurveda)
Chief Ayurveda Consultant

Dr. Hrishikesh is an MS in ShalyaTantra (Ayurvedic Surgery) from SSR Ayurveda Medical College & Hospital and is a graduate of JSS Ayurveda Medical College & Hospital. He also holds a post graduate diploma in Yoga from Annamalai University.

A fifth generation Ayurvedic doctor, his family owns and runs an Ayurvedic Hospital in Kerala which specialises in creating their own in-house medicines.

Dr. Hrishikesh brings with him a clinical experience of nearly ten years and specialises in Panchakarma and sports rehabilitation.

Dr D. Vadivel

BNYS
MBA (Hospital Management)

Chief Naturopathy Consultant

Dr D. Vadivel, Chief Naturopathy Consultant at Naad, is a graduate of the Government Yoga & Naturopathy Medical College, Chennai and brings with him an experience of over ten years. During the span of his career, he has worked in renowned hospitals, including allopathic set-ups and wellness centres across the country.

He is currently researching energy healing methods for psycho spiritual dimensions, which are a part of anthroposophic medicine.

Dr Vadivel's expertise lies in healing asthma, vertigo and migraine and he also specialises in acupuncture for neurological disorders.

Dr. Sreelakshmi K.

BAMS, MD (Panchakarma)
Ayurveda Consultant

An MD from SSR Ayurveda Medical College and a graduate of the JSS Ayurveda Medical College, Dr. Sreelakshmi brings with her an experience of over five years, having worked with renowned Ayurvedic hospitals through the span of her career.

Her core expertise is gynaecological health and she also specialises in the Panchakarma form of treatment.

Dr Deepthy MS

BNYS
Naturopathy Consultant

A graduate of SDM College of Naturopathy & Yogic Sciences, Dr Deepthy's expertise includes Yoga, hydrotherapy, acupuncture, acupressure, reflexology and physiotherapy.

A firm believer in the healing powers of food, she is responsible putting overseeing the diet of our resident guests and also helping them make lifestyle alterations when they check-out from the centre.

Dr Deepthy is also a certified Pranic Healer (Psychotherapist) from MCKS Yoga Vidya Pranic Healing Trust, New Delhi and is popular among our guests for her empathetic ear and counselling skills.

Sekh Sahajan

Executive Chef

Chef Sahajan is a graduate of the Institute of Hotel Management, Bhubaneswar and brings with him over 16 years of culinary experience. He specialises in the 'tridosha' form of cooking, based on the principles of Ayurveda.

Chef firmly believes in cooking fresh, seasonal produce that are aligned with the cycles of nature. In fact, he nurtures his small kitchen garden on the Naad estate and often cooks with herbs and vegetables sourced from our own backyard.

A keen photography enthusiast, he is also a member of several industry associations including the Indian Federation of Culinary Association (IFCA), World Association of Chefs (WACs) and the Chef Guild of India.